Fordham University

New York

27th June - 15th August 2021

Age Range: 11 - 18 for groups, 16 - 18 for individuals

Overview

Our junior language programme at Fordham University is available for 11 – 18 year old students and combines English lessons in the morning with an exciting cultural and activity programme in the afternoon and evening.

Tuition

  • 15 hours language tuition per week delivered by qualified native speaker teachers
  • English level assessment on arrival to ensure students are placed at the correct level
  • Small class sizes with a maximum of 15 students
  • Course book & materials including end of course report & certificate

Excursions

  • New York City Pass providing entrances to some of the most famous attractions including Empire State Building, Statue of Liberty and various museums
  • Metro Cards for the length of the stay which allows for travel to all areas of New York
  • Daily excursions to New York supervised by an activity leader
  • New York Yankees baseball match

Activities

  • Varied and exciting evening activities programme in a truly international environment
  • Dedicated activity staff who plan exciting evening activities to engage all students
  • Supervised sports activities in the state of art Fordham University sports hall
  • Student common areas for students to socialise in and use the free campus WiFi

Accommodation

  • Accommodation in double/triple bedrooms with ensuite bathroom for students
  • Accommodation in single bedrooms with ensuite bathroom for group leaders
  • Towel and bed linen changed at least once a week
  • Modern cafeteria offering a range of healthy meal options
  • Two dinners out per week including the Hard Rock Cafe
  • 24 hours campus and accommodation security
  • ZUMA Education support and welfare from arrival to departure

Booking Deposit

All bookings submitted before the 19th March 2021 will be reserved until this date. 15% deposit of the total agreed course fees must be paid to secure a booking. Any bookings made after the 19th March 2021 will only be confirmed by ZUMA Education on receipt of a 15% deposit of the total agreed course fees. Any bookings made after the 14th May 2021 will only be confirmed by ZUMA Education on receipt of a 50% deposit of the total agreed course fees. If the booking is made within 21 days before the programme start date full course fees are required at the time of booking.

Payment Terms

50% of total agreed course fees must be paid by 14th May. The full agreed course fees must be paid at least 21 days before the course start date. All card payments are subject to a handling fee and a 2% or 4% (American Express) fee levied by the card company. These fees are non-refundable. It is the agent’s responsibility to cover all bank charges and exchange rate differences for the whole transaction. If full payment of course fees in cleared funds is not received before the start date the group will not be allowed to start their programme.

Insurance

Travel insurance is not included in the course fees. ZUMA Education recommends that students travelling to USA obtain full travel and medical insurance to ensure their safety and welfare.

Visa Info

It is the agent’s responsibility to apply for and ensure the students are granted the appropriate visa for their period of study with ZUMA Education.